Interaction of research and education in Universities’ cross-border cooperation

Combining European Research Area (ERA) and European Education Area (EEA) plays a central role in the future landscape of European research and education policies. The synergies between higher education and research build strongly on the dual role of universities.

September 28, 2001 at 10-11.15 CEST Online

NSPA/Arctic Five event: Synergies of ERA & EEA

On this online event we will discuss about the ongoing policy process on the synergies of ERA and EEA and what we can learn from the long-standing university cooperation where the interaction of research and education drives the collaboration.


10:00 Welcome
Video greetings from rectors
Moderator Ms Camilla Brekke
Prorector for Research, UiT The Arctic University of Norway

10:05 Commission keynotes
Mr Stijn Delaure
Policy Officer, ERA & Innovation, Directorate-General for Research and Innovation, European Commission

Ms Sophia Eriksson Waterschoot (TBC)
Director, Youth, Education and Erasmus+, European Commission

10:25 CASE – Arctic Five
Mr Harri Malinen, Director of the Arctic Five, University of Lapland Mr Dag Avango, Professor of History, Luleå University of Technology

10:40 Commentary remarks
Mr Thomas Jørgensen
Senior Policy Coordinator, European University Association

10:50 Q&A

11:10 Closing remarks


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